Bull Island Action Group Beach Clean - September 2022

17 Sep 2022 - 17 Sep 2022 Entrance to Royal Dublin, Dollymount Strand

The Bull Island Action Group will host their monthly beach clean for September 2022, this Saturday, September 17th.

Those wishing to volunteer are asked to arrive at the entrance to Dollymount Strand (just past Royal Dublin Golf Club) at 10:45 AM to sign in, in order to begin the clean-up at 11 AM.

Dublin City Council provides a tractor and trailer, plus a driver, to remove and dispose of the litter collected. Litter pickers, bag hoops, hi-vis vests and rubbish bags are provided. Please remember to bring your own work gloves. Hand sanitiser will be provided before and after the cleanup.

Please check the weather and tide information for Saturday below. Dress according to the conditions expected, but be sure to wrap up well and bring a waterproof jacket, just in case. Please remember to wear rubber boots, or hiking boots, with thick socks!

Weather: The forecast is to be cloudy with a light breeze from the west and no rain expected. The expected temperature to be 11C.Source: https://www.yr.no/en. Applying sunscreen is advisable. Wearing wellies or boots is always a good idea.

Tide: High water will be at 04:43 - height 3.51m.
Low water will be at 10:37 - height 1.37m.  This means that we will be working at low tide. Source: https://www.dublinport.ie/information-centre/tide-tables/

If you use Facebook, please join the Bull Island Action Group and share their events to spread the word. You can also tag your beach clean photos with #bullislandactiongroup